Diesel Mechanic

Company Name:
Ryder System
Position Description:
This position performs major and technically difficult diagnostics, repairs, and overhauls/rebuilds in a timely manner; ensuring quality, time standards, customer expectations, cost guidelines and reliability goals are met. The T4 works on assignments requiring considerable judgment and mentors other Ryder technicians on a regular basis.
The Technician IV provides the highest level of experience and expertise in vehicle diagnostics and repair. The position also plays a key role in the leadership, development and training of other grade technicians. The T4 may specialize in areas such as: refrigeration, electronics, exhaust systems, etc., and should possess a combination of extensive vehicle transportation experience, ASE certifications, and/or multiple Ryder Qualifications.
Requirements:
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to perform all T3 tasks
Must have demonstrated advanced analytical and repair skills in vehicle maintenance
Effective interpersonal communication skills
Must have basic computer skills: PC, Windows, mouse, etc.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Must be available to work shift work/weekends and on call duty as required
Prefer ASE Certification in PM, Brakes, A/C, electrical, Electronics or ASE Master Mechanic
Required to operate shop computers and diagnostic test equipment proficiently
Must road test vehicles as necessary
Demonstrated ability to coach/mentor/influence others
SBTIII trained within 180 days (SBT220)
Complete all OEM on-line diagnostic scan tool software courses as required by location fleet mix. (completed within 365days)
Complete Instructor led OEM courses as required to support location fleet mix.
Skill Area: Tire and Wheel Maintenance: Tire & Wheel safety trained within 90 days (TW208)
Repair and replace tire and wheel assemblies
Perform nail hole repairs
Verify, diagnose and repair tire related ride quality complaints
Perform failure analysis and substantiate premature failure
Skill Area: Preventive Maintenance: PM trained and qualified within 90 days (PM230&PM298;)
Mentor technicians in complete and efficient PMs
Conduct Quality Inspections on PMs
Skill Area: Brakes-Air: Brake Air trained and qualified within 90 days (BA220&BA298;)
Measure lining thickness
Adjust Brakes
Perform air brake sections of P.M.
Perform brake overhaul
Measure drums, rotors,cam bushings
Replace S cams, and bushings, slack adjusters and shims
Replace foot and relay valves, air dryers, air tanks, air lines, and other similar components
Must meet federal qualifications of brake mechanic and inspectors (FMCS 396.25)
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Diagnose and repair all systems and related problems
Skill Area: Brakes-Hydraulic: Brake Hydraulic trained and qualified within 90 days (BH220&BH298;) where appropriate
Measure lining thickness
Adjust service brakes
Adjust park brakes
Repair or replace minor parts such as lines
Bleed brake systems
Perform brake shoe replacement
Measure rotors and drums
Inspects and replace wheel cylinders, master cylinders and boosters
Must meet federal qualifications of brake mechanic and inspectors (FMCS 396.25)
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Skill Area: A/C, Heater & Refrigeration: A/C recycling and recovery certified within 90 days (CF609) & A/C trained and qualified within 180 days (AC220&AC298;)
Perform basic system checks such as power to compressor, condenser obstructions, belt tension, etc.
Identify refrigerant and oil leaks
Operate charging and recovery equipment
Attach manifold gauges
Charge the system according to manufacturer s specification
Meet Federal Refrigeration/AC qualifications
Flush system contaminants
Run OEM performance tests and verify performance
Utilize electrical schematics and Diagnostic procedures to identify correct related problems
Diagnose and repair all systems and related problems
Skill Area: Cargo Handling/Transfer, Liftgates
Perform all mechanical and electrical diagnostics on liftgate
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Repair and replace all liftgate components
Skill Area: Charging Systems (electrical) HD electrical trained within 90 days (DR208)
Perform full diagnostic charging system including in depth analysis and corrections
Skill Area: Cranking System (electrical)
Perform in depth analysis and get to root cause and make corrections
Diagnose and repair all systems and related problems
Skill Area: Lighting System and Electrical Accessories
Diagnose, isolate and repair lighting system problems, such as shorted and open circuits
Diagnose and repair electronically controlled lighting and electrical subsystems (i.e. SAM cab/body control module)
Skill Area: Clutch
Identify proper clutch operation
Identify proper clutch brake operation and adjust
Adjust hydraulic or mechanical clutches
Remove and replace clutch, throw out bearing, pilot bearing, flywheel, clutch brake, etc.
Skill Area: Cooling - Systems
Diagnose all fan clutch types
Diagnose all control systems
Rebuild fan clutches
Diagnose and repair all systems and related problems
Skill Area: Drive Axles
Perform diagnostics and major repairs as required
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Skill Area: Drive line
Perform diagnostics and major repairs as required
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Skill Area: Diesel & Gas Engines- all engines
Identify unusual noises, and oil leaks
Diagnose, overhaul, and replace all assemblies and components, as required
Perform failure analysis and substantiate abuse or premature failure
Diagnose and repair emission after treatment components and related subsystems
Skill Area: Fuel Systems
Diagnose all fuel system malfunctions
Repair and replace fuel system components including injectors
Diagnose and repair electronically controlled fuel related subsystems
Skill Area: Steering and Non driven Axles and Alignment
Perform alignment procedures and adjust as necessary
Diagnose and repair all steering components for wear and/or damage
Check and adjust trailer axle alignment
Adjust wheel bearings
Perform failure analysis and substantiate premature failure
Skill Area: Suspension-Chassis and Cab
Diagnose and repair air leaks
Diagnose and repair suspension and chassis components
Diagnose hard to find problems and all types of system problems
Maintain, repair and replace all chassis components
Perform failure analysis and substantiate premature failure
Skill Area: Vehicle Coupling System (PM)-
Repair and/or replace 5th wheels
Diagnose and repair vehicle coupling components for wear and/or damage
Decision making: Responsible for making decisions surrounding vehicle diagnostics and repair.
This position requires for you to drive Ryder vehicles. In order to become a Ryder employee, you must:
Pass a Ryder initiated drug and alcohol screening test
Pass a regulatory agency (DOT) specific physical examination
Pass a Ryder road test
Provide appropriate CDL and endorsements for the position
Verify competency in critical skill areas for the specific driving position (e.g., hazmat, doubles, frequent backing)
Responsibilities:
Performs vehicle maintenance and repair duties including:
Performs standard vehicle maintenance
Performs preventive maintenance
Performs complex repairs with minimal (if any) support.
Demonstrate the ability to access and use internal and external maintenance documents
Diagnoses and repairs complex mechanical and electronic problems with minimal (if any) support, utilizing diagnostic computers/software when applicable.
Performs remote triage to with RCRC and customers to determine best solution to assist roadside breakdowns.
Performs facility maintenance duties
Interacts with customers/drivers to properly determine nature of complaint once assigned a task.
Instructs and advises other technicians regarding maintenance repair procedures and diagnostics
Coaches/Mentors other level technicians
Advise shop management and other technicians on shop repairs
Utilizes key functions of Shop Management System and electronic documentation available
Works in accordance with all federal/ provincial and corporate compliance guidelines (i.e., safety, DOT, MOT)
Other support duties as required to support operations. These could include but are not limited to Service Island support.
_Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. __All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as qualified individual with disability._
Requisition ID: 2014-7678
Job Locations: US-SC-ORANGEBURG
Posted Date: 6/16/2014
Category: Technicians/Service Employees
Employment Type: Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements: 0%

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